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Better hang on to any state surplus

We better save any Indiana budget surplus.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am

Indiana starts budget year strong

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana's 2013 budget year got off to a fast start last month, with state revenue beating expectations by 4.1 percent and coming in 10 percent higher than last July.

August 03, 2012 10:41 am

Indiana's $2 billion in reserve triggers taxpayer refund topping $100

INDIANAPOLIS | Two years of scrimping and saving by Indiana's state government soon will put more than $100 in the pockets of most Hoosiers.

July 03, 2012 10:48 am

State revenue forecast proving accurate

INDIANAPOLIS | State revenue is on pace to meet or exceed estimates when the 2012 budget year ends June 30.

June 04, 2012 12:00 pm

Legislators may nix tax refund

INDIANAPOLIS | A 2013 income tax refund, based on Indiana's expected budget surplus, could disappear before it even exists.

January 12, 2012 4:43 pm

It's not a surplus when financial obligations aren't met

Indiana has "found" $300 million that the governor didn't notice was missing?

December 24, 2011 12:00 am

Daniels urges lawmakers not to spend tax refund money

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mitch Daniels warned state lawmakers Thursday not to go on a spending spree that would jeopardize the budget surplus refund Hoosiers are set to receive in 2013.

December 15, 2011 7:00 pm

State revenue beats estimate again

INDIANAPOLIS | State revenue last month once again topped expectations, bringing in $10 million more than predicted by budget forecasters.

December 06, 2011 1:45 pm

Bring some of those state surplus dollars to NWI

With Indiana's surplus, the state should first fix Cline Avenue for $60 million and Ameristar's $35 million.

August 23, 2011 12:00 am

Daniels OKs bonuses up to $1,000

INDIANAPOLIS | State employees will be paid a bonus of up to $1,000 each for their efforts in helping Indiana amass a $1.2 billion budget surplus.

July 15, 2011 10:45 am Daily News Update Daily News Update

The Daily News Update for Thursday, July 14, 2011. The video compiles the headline news stories from Northwest Indiana and Chicago's south suburbs.

July 14, 2011 1:28 pm

Legislature approves budget, adjourns for year

INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana General Assembly approved a two-year, $28 billion state budget late Friday night and adjourned for the year, bringing an end to one of the most tumultuous legislative sessions in state history.

April 30, 2011 12:00 am
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